Skip to main content

The Story of the Other Wise Man


Published October 11, 2008


LibriVox recording of The Story of the Other Wise Man, by Henry van Dyke.
Read by David Leeson.

You know the story of the Three Wise Men of the East, and how they travelled from far away to offer their gifts at the manger-cradle in Bethlehem. But have you ever heard the story of the Other Wise Man, who also saw the star in its rising, and set out to follow it, yet did not arrive with his brethren in the presence of the young child Jesus? Of the great desire of this fourth pilgrim, and how it was denied, yet accomplished in the denial; of his many wanderings and the probations of his soul; of the long way of his seeking, and the strange way of his finding, the One whom he sought—I would tell the tale as I have heard fragments of it in the Hall of Dreams, in the palace of the Heart of Man. (Summary written by Henry van Dyke.)

For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording.

M4B format available

For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org.


Source Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Run time 0:52:48

Reviews

There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review.
PEOPLE ALSO FOUND
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Friedrich Schiller
712
0
0
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Lily Dougall
722
0
0
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Fulke Greville
716
0
0
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Will Lillibridge
598
0
0
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Paul Laurence Dunbar
2,175
0
0
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Louis Couperus
442
0
0
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by William Sangster
6,556
0
0
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Emmeline Pankhurst
538
0
0
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by H. G. Wells
8,098
0
0
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text